After receiving a scholarship to Northwestern University, he returns home over Christmas break
and everyone is surprised to see him with a new girlfriend, Elizabeth (Jessica Stroup), a pretty rich
girl from Chicago. No one is more shocked than Mike's homecoming queen ex-girlfriend, Shelby
(Mischa Barton), who desperately wants Elizabeth out of the picture. After a freak car accident
leaves an injured Elizabeth at the mercy of Shelby, all hell breaks loose as Shelby does everything
it takes to get Mike back.